Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature
International Astronomical Union (IAU) Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature (WGPSN)
Planetary Names: Catena, catenae: Terah Catena on Ganymede

Terah Catena

Feature Name Terah Catena
Clean Name Terah Catena
Feature ID 5923
Target Ganymede
Feature Type Catena, catenae
Coordinate System Planetographic, +West, 0 - 360
Control Network UNKNOWN
Northernmost Latitude 8.80 °
Southernmost Latitude 5.70 °
Easternmost Longitude 274.80 °
Westernmost Longitude 280.20 °
Diameter 283.00 km
Center Latitude 7.10 °
Center Longitude 277.60 °
Continent Asia
Group or Country
Quad -
Reference [1] - Larousse Encyclopedia of Mythology, translated by R. Aldington and D. Ames: Hamlyn Publishing Group Ltd., New York, 1976.
Approval Status Adopted by IAU
Approval Date 2000
Origin Phoenician moon god who battled with Keret in Negeb.
Last Updated Feb 25, 2016 11:34 AM